MSG ground segment
Primary Ground Stations (PGS) supporting the MSG satellites.
06 May 2022
15 May 2020
The EUMETSAT multimission ground network is made up of a central mission control, located at EUMETSAT headquarters; primary and backup ground stations for satellite control and data acquisition, and a distributed application ground segment for the generation of processed data and products.
The Central Facility is responsible for the generation of level 1 data and level 2 products.
The EUMETSAT Mission Control Centres (MCC) are responsible for the safe operations of all our satellites.
The EUMETSAT Polar System (EPS) ground station is located on Spitsbergen, Svalbard.
The Sentinel-3 ground segment comprises of a number of interconnected sites with different responsibilities.
The Sentinel-6 ground segment reflects the international collaboration that underpins the mission.
The ground segment will acquire data from MTG satellites, generate, archive and distribute data.